About Standard Chartered
We are a leading international bank focused on helping people and companies prosper across Asia, Africa and the Middle East.
To us, good performance is about much more than turning a profit. It's about showing how you embody our valued behaviours - do the right thing, better together and never settle - as well as our brand promise, Here for good.
We're committed to promoting equality in the workplace and creating an inclusive and flexible culture - one where everyone can realise their full potential and make a positive contribution to our organisation.
This in turn helps us to provide better support to our broad client base. Purpose :
Financial Markets Technology is a dynamic and diverse team across multiple locations that focuses on enhancing the technical capabilities of the FM business.
We are seeking talented and motivated individuals for the role of Test Lead on a significant in-house project.
The successful candidate should have a strong background in functional testing, be experienced in test automation, agile delivery and ideally have good domain knowledge of Investment Banking.
Responsibilities and Requirements
Test Management Must Have
12-15 years of experience in designing and implementing Test Automation Strategies and Frameworks for large scale banking systems.
Estimating, prioritizing, planning and coordinating quality testing activities within a scrum team while working in an agile development environment
Review requirements, specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback (Backlog review)
Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes
Write clear, concise and comprehensive test plans and test cases
Test data / Environment setup in-coordination with upstream / downstream teams
Report and update test status promptly and accurately
Comply with the software quality management practices and policies (defined by organization).
Able to refine regression packs to remove duplication and streamline efficiency
Effective communicator with the ability to influence direction and strategy of technology organization
Sound problem analysis and resolution abilities
Experience in Defect tracking raising, retesting, triaging, escalation, and closure
Experience in the preparation of test closure reports and participation in Sprint Retrospectives and Showcases
Hands-on experience with Non-functional Testing e.g. performance, security
Bachelor / Master’s degree in computer science or Information Technology or equivalent
Technical, Automation and DevOps Must Have
Demonstrable experience in AGILE delivery and DevOps
Certified ISTQB or SCRUM Master
Experience in Server-side testing or API testing. Example : using SOAP UI or POSTMAN
Experience in testing ETL projects
Hands-on experience in Functional Test Automation frameworks ideally using ATDD / BDD / TDD
Design, development and execution of automation scripts and feature file writing
Development and maintenance of automated test harness
Expertise in build tools like Ansible, Ant, Maven and Gradle.
Strong hands-on experience with core java
Knowledge in Containers, Microservices and Spring Boot framework
Unix / Linux fundamentals
Good knowledge in preparing PLSQL / SQL scripts
Must have working knowledge of the following, or skills in directly comparable products : SeleniumCucumberJenkinsXMLUnix Commands & Shell ScriptingGITJIRA
Python with Pandas
Nice to Have Skills
Domain knowledge of Investment Banking
Exposure / Experience in any REGULATORY reporting projects (MIFID II, DODD FRANK etc)
Knowledge of XSLT
Knowledge of Webmethods
Experience with Murex